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Church Finances

Why people donate to Non Profits

Pastors may have noticed that tithing and donations have decreased in recent years. They could see this as a sign that people are less willing to give, but in reality, donations to charitable organizations remain high. This raises the question of why people donate to nonprofits. A more important question, though, is why they’re donating to…

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How to Motivate Your Volunteers on Your Next Zoom Call

The world dealt churches, nonprofits, and other organizations that use volunteers a tough hand when coronavirus hit the scene. Activities where face-to-face interaction seemed necessary in the past suddenly shifted towards a more virtual outlet. This left many pastors and other leaders wondering how they could motivate volunteers on Zoom calls and other remote communications.…

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7 Ways to Increase Your Church Following on Instagram

There are plenty of reasons to be on Instagram. First off, users under 25 years of age spend an average of 32 minutes a day on the platform, while those over 25 average over 20 minutes daily. It’s one of the most popular social media platforms to date, and it’s easy to create an account, too.…

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How Can Pastors Communicate Effectively in their Workplace?

When God calls upon someone to serve in his name, that individual has a duty to spread the gospel. In the modern world, however, that’s not their only responsibility. Effective pastor communication in the workplace is another important concern. After all, being a great preacher doesn’t negate the need for positive and fruitful staff relationships.…

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How to Effectively Communicate With Your Volunteers Through Slack?

Slack is a powerful communications tool that can help you manage all of your church’s internal communications. You can use it to discuss with volunteers, break contacts out into groups, and manage your announcements in a highly effective manner — at least, you can if you have the right tools and techniques to start with. If…

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Should You Promote Your Church on Clubhouse?

There are hundreds of social networking websites across the globe, and those paying attention have no doubt heard of Clubhouse. This platform differs from other sites thanks to its focus on “drop-in audio chat.” If you’re a pastor, you’re likely already wondering if promoting your church on Clubhouse is the right move. Understanding the pros…

Church Donation Tracking Software

What’s The Best Way to Create a Donation Campaign?

Do you find yourself asking, “What’s the best way to create a donation campaign?” The prize is in the planning. Setting up a donation campaign can feel like a monumental task, especially if you haven’t run a large-scale campaign before. To get the best results, it’s recommended that you advertise your campaign in a way…

Why Churches Need to Invest in Their Church Leadership

Why Churches Need to Invest in Their Church Leadership

Churches young and old are beginning to realize the importance of investing in their leadership. While it may seem like a low priority on your grand list of funding goals and missions, investing in your church’s leadership is critical to sustaining faith in your community and ensuring that your church is able to thrive far into the…

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Great Examples of Church Leadership Communications

What does effective communication look like for your church? The answer will depend on the size of your ministry and the channels through which your church is active, but when it comes to envisioning the impact of excellent communication, you should really think of a centralized ministry. It’s the responsibility of every church leader to be…

Giving campaigns

What Dave Ramsey Recommends for Church Fundraising

Dave Ramsey is a popular figure in the world of financial wellness and Christian living. He’s best known for authoring seven best-sellers, including “Financial Peace,” “More Than Enough,” “The Total Money Makeover,” and “Smart Money Smart Kids.” His books have sold more than 11 million copies around the world, and countless listeners tune into his podcast…

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The Power of Thank You Cards in Your Church

The Power of Thank You Cards in Your Church In our personal lives, “thank you” cards may seem like a rarity. It’s uncommon for most people to sit down and think up a thank you note on paper for all the little things people do for them, but in the world of nonprofits, the power of…

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How Many Volunteers Should My Church Have to Be Successful?

Your church relies on volunteers to be successful, but how many do you need? Is there such a thing as too many volunteers? Who do you blame if not enough of your congregants are participating in volunteer opportunities? These are all common questions that we hear every day from church leaders. Here at Donorwerx, we…

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How to Apply Omnichannel Marketing to your Church?

Your church is no longer limited by its steeple. With the increasing use of smartphones and online platforms combined with the normalization — and even expectation — of digital interactions replacing physical ones, the modern church is becoming an “omnichannel” experience. If you’re just hearing that term for the first time or wondering exactly how…

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7 Tips for Writing Effective Missionary Donation Letter

Is there a magic formula for writing missionary donation letters? Every pastor knows that asking for financial support is not the easiest thing on their to-do list to accomplish. It’s challenging to put together an efficient missionary donation letter. The important things are: a) That the person writing the letter has a deep knowledge of…

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How to Write a Stewardship Letter

The new year is an ideal time for thanking your online donors for all their support and help. It is the perfect time to reconnect, communicate with, and update your donors about church missions. In this article, let’s go over what a Stewardship Letter is, and how to write it. What is Stewardship Letter? Let’s…

Annual Giving Letter Examples

Annual Giving Letter Examples

Sending out fundraising letters to donors should always be a part of your annual giving campaign. Throughout the rest of the year, you can space out the fundraising letters. This article looks at your annual giving letter, which might be a more general overview of your past year and a reminder to donors how they can help in the new year.…

Leadership Blogs

5 Funny Blogs for Pastors Who Need to Lighten Up

Psalm 144:15 reminds us, “Happy are the people whose God is the LORD.” Yes, there is a lot of happiness to be had in the church ministry! We must not forget to smile and let ourselves relax, especially when it is easy to be stressed. These days, there is so much anxiety in the world. A…

Entrepreneurs Pastors

6 Lessons from Entrepreneurs Pastors Can Use to Grow Their Church

It’s not easy being a leader. No matter how big or small your church, you will be called on to face unprecedented challenges. While religion should not be considered a business, you as pastors are in the business of coaching and guiding people. The church members and donors who follow you and support your church are your…

Best Pastors

8 Characteristics the World’s Best Pastors Have in Common

Ever wonder why some pastors always seem to be great and growing their church, donors and missions? Are they especially charismatic or talented people? Do they know something others don’t? The truth of the matter is that the best pastors are human beings—just like you and me. However, they have discovered some secrets to staying relevant in…

Effective Pastors

8 Productivity Secrets of the Most Effective Pastors

Are your tasks as a pastor becoming more of a burden than a blessing? It is so easy for today’s church leaders to fall into the habits of wanting to do more, produce more, and be more. Often, you end up burned out, tired, and unable to give the best of yourself to your congregation. Let’s look…

TED Talks for Pastors

8 Best TED Talks for Pastors

Online education has grown since the onset of the pandemic. So too, has spiritual content online. The following TED talks were chosen because they are inspiring for any leaders, pastors, and coaches. The topics are relevant and inspiring. As people around the world continue to seek online and digital inspiration, you can be a part of their…

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Best Ways to Use TED Talks in Your Church

Many of your would-be donors or church members may never have gone to church before. They need spiritual guidance in a way that reaches their heart and cuts through the noise. TED talks have the ability to do this, as they are limited to just a few minutes, and each speaker must share his or her idea…

Church challenges

5 Challenges Your Church May Face (And How to Overcome Them)

The challenges churches are now facing in a post-Covid world are real. And even though in some regions of the globe, lockdown or quarantine restrictions are receding, it is safe to say the world will never be the same again. Until a vaccine can be found to combat the virus and build immunity, people will…

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Planning Center and DonorWerx Integration

Planning Center truly shines as a church management system because of all the features they offer, capable of serving churches big and small.

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Hillsong and DonorWerx Integration

DonorWerx is excited to be announcing this new integration opportunity, which allows users to effortlessly connect the Hillsong and DonorWerx dashboard.

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FellowshipOne and DonorWerx Integration

By integrating FellowshipOne and DonorWerx, you’ll be able to make use of the powerful SecureGive platform without having your data scattered across platforms.

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PowerChurch and DonorWerx Integration

PowerChurch represented their first step into the digital world and, to this day, it remains many organizations’ key to insightful church management, event scheduling, and outreach efforts

Church Management Software

Church Community Builder and DonorWerx Integration

It’s widely recognized that Church Community Builder is a powerful and versatile church management software.

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Shelby and DonorWerx Integration

More than 3,000 churches proudly use Shelby Systems to run their church.

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OneChurch and Donorwerx Integration

With this integration, you’ll be able to easily connect DonorWerx to OneChurch, allowing you to keep your databases accurate and up-to-date through seamless automated housekeeping processes. That means no manually matching or updating information. With this integration, the time-consuming administrative work is done for you.

Rock RMS

The Rock and DonorWERX Integration

DonorWerx is proud to offer one of the most powerful donation tools on the market, widely known as SecureGive. But, how can DonorWerx partner with the Rock to make church management that much more efficient? That’s the exact question we set out to answer.

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Arena and DonorWERX Integration

Shelby Systems consistently produces well-designed, thoughtful tools for churches like yours. That’s one reason why they offer professional training services to help get church staff up-to-speed with all of the features, but one thing we love about Arena is how intuitive it is to use.

Sunday Offering

5 Fresh Ideas for Sunday Offering and Tithes Sermons

Giving and tithing are concepts that take time to teach, learn, and comprehend. Donors also need to trust that your mission will accomplish its goals, and that you as a church leader have their best interests in mind. Giving can also be a tricky topic to approach. You must always discuss it humbly, helping your sponsors and…

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ACS and DonorWerx Integration

With their position as a leading software provider, DonorWerx is excited to be integrating with the innovative solutions of ACSTechnologies.

Stay-Home-Missions

7 Fun Ideas for Stay-Home-Missions

You’re not alone in feeling discouraged about canceled mission plans. With borders across the globe closed, more travel restrictions, and uncertainty on the horizon, things can look discouraging, even for the most faithful believer. As a pastor or church leader, you are also not immune to feelings of sadness about the global pandemic. If you have…

Best Bible Verses on Leadership

Best Bible Verses on Leadership

The Bible says a lot about how leaders should lead their flock into the future, and we can apply this to the new way of doing things. Below are a few essential Scriptures to keep in mind during this difficult yet important time of transition. Below are a few essential Scriptures to keep in mind during this important time…

Wellness Apps

Wellness Apps Pastors Should Utilize This Weekend

As leaders of the church, you are often so busy with a multitude of tasks. Growing donors, living your mission, serving the church. It is important to prioritize rest and self-care. The Lord wants us to be an example of doing things prayerfully, mindfully, and from a state of peace. There is no use in pushing yourself…

Rock RMS

Integrating The Rock and DonorWERX

This simple step-by-step article will guide you through integrating your Rock RMS and DonorWerx systems.

Rock RMS

Rock RMS and DonorWerx Integration

DonorWerx recognizes Rock RMS as a popular church management solution, particularly for smaller churches working on tight budgets. If you’re a user of it, you’ll be happy to know that DonorWerx now integrates with Rock. Just follow these instructions to connect.

Church Management Software

Integrating Church Community Builder and DonorWerx

With check-in, contribution management, communication, and more, DonorWerx recognizes the importance of organizing your data.

The Essential Guide to Church Fundraising Letter

The Essential Guide to Church Fundraising Letter

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Classy.org vs Donorwerx: Online Giving Software Review

Classy.org vs Donorwerx: Online Giving Software Review

Last year represented the sixth consecutive year of growth in charitable giving, with an overall increase of 4.1%. What’s more staggering? Online giving grew by an astonishing 12.1% in the past year alone, and its rapid pace shows no signs of slowing down. With that in mind, it’s no doubt that more organizations like yours…

EasyTithe

easyTithe.com vs Donorwerx

+++ Are you looking for the best online giving platform for your church and donors? It is important to note that some platforms provide full features specifically for churches, while others are more limited. This is because they only cater to small businesses, growing entrepreneurs, or even individuals who need a digital financial app. Matthew…

Best Sermon Themes

5 Best Sermon Themes for Difficult Times

et’s face it: these times are trying for everyone. With such uncertainty going on in the world, how can you as a pastor continue to lead your church in faith and love? You may be wondering where or how to find inspiration for your sermons at this time. If that’s the case, take heart. Here…

Vanco Payment Solutions: Features, Pricing, Reviews, and Alternatives

Vanco Payment Solutions: Features, Pricing, Reviews, and Alternatives

Searching for a merchant services provider that can cater to your needs as a nonprofit? With online giving growing year after year, and a substantial 10% increase just last year, more organizations are finding ways to get connected and get online. And, if you’re trying to do the same, Vanco and DonorWerx are two options…

Rocket Company

The Rocket Company vs Donorwerx: Compare Pricing, Reviews, and More

Founded in 2008, The Rocket Company has long strived to offer coaching solutions for leaders at churches big and small. One of the first major problems they tried to address is the lack of funding most churches struggle with, which is why they launched the Giving Rocket coaching program. Through the years, they’ve also grown to incorporate…

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5 MORE Skills Pastors Need to Thrive in a Post-Pandemic World (Part 2)

+++ Many church pastors across the world are experiencing a time of deep reflection, and a shift in normal operations. It is time to renew our awareness of the needs of our churches and how to best react and help during this difficult time. Many donors and their families are experiencing great loss: loss of…

Church Finances

Everything You Need to Know About Church Finances

Your organization operates on a tight budget. Like any nonprofit, every dollar needs to be stretched to its fullest potential to ensure optimal operations. Of course, managing your church’s finances is no easy feat. Here’s the critical information you should keep in mind about your budget. Build a Conscious Budget What’s measured is managed, which is…

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